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Screenshot from 1949 musical film Neptune’s Daughter, featuring 1944 song ‘Baby It’s Cold Outside.’

If you’re going to pull Baby It’s Cold Outside, pull these songs too, B.C. man writes

Parksville resident Bernie Smith points to other offensive holiday tunes

  • Dec 5, 2018
Screenshot from 1949 musical film Neptune’s Daughter, featuring 1944 song ‘Baby It’s Cold Outside.’
Members of the Fountain View School of Music at a concert at Thompson View Lodge and Manor this past weekend. Photo: Seanna Sampson.

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Readers write about some Christmas spirit, as well as help for cancer patients needing transport

  • Dec 4, 2018
Members of the Fountain View School of Music at a concert at Thompson View Lodge and Manor this past weekend. Photo: Seanna Sampson.
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A reader writes about Remembrance Day

  • Nov 20, 2018
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Letters to the Editor: Ashcroft recognizes importance of women in politics

Letters to the Editor: Ashcroft recognizes importance of women in politics

Grateful to live in a community that cares about its people

  • Nov 15, 2018
Letters to the Editor: Ashcroft recognizes importance of women in politics
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Readers write about Steelhead fishery, local politics

  • Nov 1, 2018
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Readers write about the recent election, and clarification about the Chinese Cemetery.

  • Oct 25, 2018
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LETTER: Writer prefers proportional representation system

LETTER: Writer prefers proportional representation system

‘One more step along the path toward more representatives and better-functioning governments.’

  • Oct 21, 2018
LETTER: Writer prefers proportional representation system
LETTER: Communities in Bloom judges erred in their comments

LETTER: Communities in Bloom judges erred in their comments

Rotary and Lions clubs, not Ashcroft CiB, did the work on Chinese Cemetery

  • Oct 21, 2018
LETTER: Communities in Bloom judges erred in their comments
Writer concerned about Proportional Representation set-up

Writer concerned about Proportional Representation set-up

Huge ridings will give large urban communities advantage over smaller rural ridings

  • Oct 13, 2018
Writer concerned about Proportional Representation set-up
LETTER: Terry Fox Run organizers stepping down

LETTER: Terry Fox Run organizers stepping down

Tedfords give thanks to all participants, volunteers for support over eight years

  • Sep 30, 2018
LETTER: Terry Fox Run organizers stepping down
LETTER: Conservative MP calling out Liberals on gun legislation

LETTER: Conservative MP calling out Liberals on gun legislation

Bill C-71 does nothing to address the problem of gun crime

  • Sep 29, 2018
LETTER: Conservative MP calling out Liberals on gun legislation
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Readers write about recycling, and the need for more education about encephalitis.

  • Sep 11, 2018
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Readers write about changes to recycling and the Lytton River Festival.

  • Sep 3, 2018
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Letter to the editor: Wildfire management in B.C. could be done better writes a former Ranger-in-charge

Letter to the editor: Wildfire management in B.C. could be done better writes a former Ranger-in-charge

It is patently obvious that B.C. is in a crisis situation relative to wildfire control

  • Aug 25, 2018
Letter to the editor: Wildfire management in B.C. could be done better writes a former Ranger-in-charge
Wait times for surgery and diagnostic scans are a continuing problem in B.C., and pressure on health care system is increasing. (Black Press files)

LETTERS: Doctors speak out on surgical wait times for B.C. patients

‘Governments know they will lose private clinic lawsuit’

  • Aug 15, 2018
Wait times for surgery and diagnostic scans are a continuing problem in B.C., and pressure on health care system is increasing. (Black Press files)
Portrait of Sir John A. Macdonald (U.S. Library of Congress)

LETTER: Sir John A. Macdonald’s role in residential schools

Canada’s first prime minister was progressive for his time

  • Aug 9, 2018
Portrait of Sir John A. Macdonald (U.S. Library of Congress)
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A reader feels sorry for those who deface First Nations signs.

  • Jul 31, 2018
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A reader writes to say that local residents must have a say in the matter of retail cannabis sales.

  • Jul 24, 2018
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Greyhound’s mismanagement leaves thousands of people in the lurch.

  • Jul 17, 2018
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Federal Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer. (Submitted)

LETTER: Andrew Scheer may be most underrated political leader in Western world

Former MP John Weston writes about an evening he hosted with the federal Conservative leader

  • Jul 16, 2018
Federal Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer. (Submitted)